openSUSE 10 Security Update : star (star-4173)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27459


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a directory traversal bug in star. (CVE-2007-4131)


Update the affected star package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27459

File Name: suse_star-4173.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:star, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2007/08/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4131